• If you are replacing a tape drive, disconnect the power and signal cable from the rear of the tape
drive. Lift the release button
is projected from the front of the chassis. Then, hold the tape drive from the front and completely
slide it out of the chassis.
Figure 78. Removing the tape drive
5. Touch the static-protective package that contains the new tape drive to any unpainted surface on the
outside of the server. Then, take the new tape drive and the cable out of the package.
6. Lift the release button
optical-drive bay from the front until it snaps into position.
Figure 79. Installing the tape drive
in the direction as shown and push the tape drive from the rear until it
in the direction as shown and slide the new tape drive into the lower